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Horizons 2021

A Message from the President

In honor of Sage’s first full year operating as a unified, coeducational institution, we have curated a collection of stories celebrating all the ways we work together.

Horizons 2021

Bio Professor and Students Join Global Coalition Studying Parkinson’s Disease’s Impacts on Women

Research calls attention to the extent to which women are underrepresented in studies.

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The Women’s Institute Announces Partnerships, Hands-On Projects to Support Female Refugees

Multi-year project to provide direct support to female refugees and their families.

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MBA Students Advise Motorcycle Company on New Direction

Four MBA students from Sage’s School of Management were among the advisors who helped Fabbro Industries map its new route.  

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Student Nurses Go Above and Beyond to Support Each Other and Vulnerable Community Members

Students’ projects contribute to community beyond class requirements.

Voter Registration Table on campus
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Sage Votes Inspires Young People to Make the Most of Right to Vote

For the students involved in Sage Votes, the presidential election was just the beginning.

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The Rev Collaborates with International Publisher Founded by and for Student Creatives

Sage’s student-run literary journal is producing publications with students in London.

AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer Nana Ama Boateng
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Service-Minded Russell Sage College Students Participate in 2021 AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Program

Five collaborative projects fit into Sage’s larger community efforts.

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Thrive Initiatives

Thrive at Russell Sage goes beyond the classroom to build a culture of wellness for the entire Sage community.

Physical therapy lab with students and professor
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An Exercise in Giving Back

A generous gift will ensure Sage graduates continue the legacy of the Physical Therapy department.

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Partnership with Local School District Allows Sage Students to Mentor High School Students

Meaningful partnerships are a critical part of community engagement at Russell Sage College.

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Tour our Nursing Simulation Lab in Kellas Hall

Nursing major Raquiah Laville ’22 is your tour guide.

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Advancing Sage

We stand together to ensure that students have the funding they need for their Sage education.

President Ames at Podium
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Message from the President

Behind every success story in this issue of Horizons, there is a community of donors dedicated to a culture of #SageStrong.

Students in Kahl Campus Center
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Advancing Sage: Report of Appreciation

Russell Sage College’s 2019-20 Report of Appreciation gratefully acknowledges the 2,310 donors who supported the annual fund and special projects between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.

Women's Institute Students at Ruth Bader Ginsburg Tribute
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Energetic Start for Women’s Institute

Russell Sage College continues its commitment to women’s leadership and gender inclusivity through The Women’s Institute.

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Sage Named a Top Performer on Social Mobility by U.S. News

Sage is ranked number eight out of 389 national universities in this category.

Barbara Cockfield
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Sage Welcomes New Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Barbara Cockfield will lead the college’s efforts to promote equity and social justice on both campuses.

Men's Soccer Game
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Russell Sage College to Add Five Athletic Teams

Women’s and men’s indoor track and field, baseball, esports and women’s golf bring the number of varsity offerings to 21. 

OT Class
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New Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy

Sage’s new doctorate enhances an already thriving occupational therapy curriculum.

Historic photo of nurses outside of Sage Hall
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Professors Write History of Sage Nursing Program 

Book project grows out of ongoing oral history project; publication to coincide with program’s 100th anniversary.   

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Phenomenal Nurses

In honor of the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife celebrated in 2020, we are proud to introduce you to some of the Sage students, faculty and alumni who are making a difference.

2019 Sankofa Ceremony
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Renaissance Diversity Fund Supports Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

Sankofa ceremony and Black History Month trip are anticipated to become annual traditions.

Ferguson Bulletin Board om Hart Hall
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Spotlight on the Ferguson Fellowship for Sociology

Meet the 2019-20 Ferguson Fellow and hear what past fellows have to say about what the early recognition meant to them as they started their careers. 

Professor Emilly Obuya with students
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Faculty Accolades

Professor recognized for advancing indigenous values, six partner with community-building projects in Troy, and more faculty highlights

English Class in Shea
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Course Series Amplifies Diverse Voices 

“Seeing myself reflected in the texts and then being able to discuss it in a classroom was next level. It had never happened before.” — Grace Camacho ’18

Kathryn presents research at the National Collegiate Honors Council conference in 2018.
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Student Research Selected for 2020 Honors Conference

While the conference had to be canceled, we are pleased to recognize the students here.